Asian Art
Artist: Baiken, late 15th - early 16th century

White-Robed Kannon

late 15th - early 16th century

Hanging scroll: ink on paper; possibly ivory rollers

Without mounting: 72.6 x 25.2 cm (28 9/16 x 9 15/16 in.) With rollers: 45 cm (17 11/16 in.) With mounting: 172 x 40.7 cm (67 11/16 x 16 in.)
Purchased with funds from The Japan Foundation Endowment of the Council on East Asian Studies
2007.107.1
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Muromachi period (1336 - 1573)
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Asaoka Okisada, Koga bikou, ed. Ota Kin, Zotei (Tokyo: Yoshikawa Kobunkan, 1904), 738.

Tokyo Bijutsu Kurabu, Tokyo, Setsuda-ke zouhin tenkan mokuroku, sale cat. (June 1932).

Japanese Choose Chinese Arts: Porcelains and Painting Themes, exh. cat. (New York: Koichi Yanagi Oriental Fine Arts, 2007), pl. 4.

Sadako Ohki and Takeshi Watanabe, Tea Culture of Japan (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2009), 86, no. 18, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.

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